Facility Security Officer

MDA Information Systems   •  

Gaithersburg, MD

Industry: Aerospace / Defense


5 - 7 years

Posted 292 days ago

This job is no longer available.


• Initiate background investigations and conducting security briefings in accordance with the National IndustrialSecurity Program Manual (NISPOM)
• Provide assistance with visitor control program and meetings/conferences
• Possess knowledge of the SCI environment and sponsor base to assist in professionally supporting a multi-level program arrangement
• Execute security requirements and deliverables to internal MDA staff
• Independently take action on complex security tasks and decisions
• Possess general knowledge of security concepts and principles as they apply to a personnel security program
• Prepares, submits, monitors, and updates computer tracking systems concerning appropriate background investigation material
• Communicates effectively to provide status updates, ensure compliance with NISPOM requirements and provides guidance for candidate questions or concerns
• Validates and ensures that submitted documents meet acceptability criteria and take appropriate actions to resolve discrepancies or incomplete information


• Top Secret Clearance with favorable SSBI completed within the past five years
• 7-10 years of personnel security experience
• Bachelor’s degree in related field is preferred
• Experience using Microsoft Office Programs
• Well versed in the NISPOM and Intelligence Community Directives
• Experience with JPAS, e-QIP, eFCL, SWFT and ISFD
• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
• Ability to communicate clearly with all levels of management